Category Archives: Q&A

Q&A: Storing A Magazine Collection with Minimal Space

Question: I know latching onto back issues of magazines is a problem in itself and someday I hope to address that!  Meantime, I want to store them, but also have access to them.  I’d like to have some system that … Continue reading

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Q&A: A Teacher’s Call For Help With Endless Paperwork

Question: I am in desperate need of some organizing help for school work. Over the past 18 months and with a career change, I have become a part-time college English instructor typically teaching in 2-3 different schools simultanesouly. Within a semester, I have a ton of paperwork that I cannot seem to get my arms around. Continue reading

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Q&A: Make the most of available box storage space

Question: I have two spaces: 1 is: 45 width, 23 depth, 78 height (divided by adjustable shelves).  I wish to use clear (if possible) plastic totes for supply of sweat shirts, T-shirts and polos that we sell at our school. … Continue reading

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Q&A: Luggage Storage

Question: I have a few pieces of large luggage that I would like to keep in storage, and want to give them an airtight seal covering. The storage facility occassionally gives the units a bug spraying here and there, so … Continue reading

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Q&A: General Home Storage

Question:  Organizer for canned vegetables and canned fruit, silverware,pots and pans and their lids. Where can I find these? Cassette tapes? Answer:  What is your current storage situation for these items? You can find storage for all of the things … Continue reading

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Q&A: Organizing with ADD

Question:  I have adult ADD. Due to late in life (coupled with menopause) diagnosis my organizing has worsened. Do you have special specific ways/tools that ADD people relate to better than the general public for organizing, shelving and time management? … Continue reading

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Q&A: Home Downsizing Creates Storage Problems

Question: I have recently moved from a 2500 square condo to 1400 square feet apartment (2 bedrooms).  I would like to divide one of the rooms for storage and self standing racks for hanging clothes. I am not allowed to … Continue reading

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Q&A: Rubber Stamp Storage

Question: I am a rubber stamper and wonder if you have any storage ideas to store the stamps, both mounted and unmounted. Answer: I am more of a scrapbooker so I don’t have the knowledge of all the fun goodies that … Continue reading

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Q&A: Convenient Kitchen Recycling Center

Question: Any suggestions for a way to keep recycling containers in a convenient place (so my family will actually use them) without having huge containers in my kitchen? It’s like having piles of garbage around until recycling day when everything … Continue reading

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Q&A: Traveling with Long, Fluffy Costumes

Question:  I am looking for a way to pack long, very fluffy costumes – long dresses with a lot of slips and crinoline. We don’t want to have to do too much for the costumes to be ready and wearable. … Continue reading

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